Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to Aakash Chemicals

Glendale Heights, IL – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Scott Fink to the position of Chief Financial Officer at Aakash Chemicals Inc.  Aakash Chemicals is a value-added supplier of colorants, additives and specialty chemicals backed by CenterOak Partners.  Prior to joining Aakash Chemicals, Mr. Fink was Global Controller at Micronics Filtration.

Director of Sales

Martin Partners Recruits Sales Leader to Tiger-Sul Products.

Shelton, CT – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Christopher Rowe to the position of Director of Sales at Tiger-Sul Products.  Tiger-Sul Products is a B2B agricultural solutions company backed by Platte River Equity.  Prior to joining Tiger-Sul, Mr. Rowe was the Southeastern Regional Sales Manager at Residex, LLC.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to Aqua-Chem, Inc.

Knoxville, TN – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Christopher Game to the position of Chief Financial Officer at Aqua-Chem, Inc.  Aqua-Chem, Inc. manufactures B2B engineered systems for thermal and membrane water treatment technologies.  Aqua-Chem is backed by the private equity firm Crimson Investment.  Prior to joining Aqua-Chem, Mr. Game was CFO at Build my LED.

Vice President, Product Management

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Product Management to Peapod, LLC.

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Lillie de Merode to the position of Vice President, Product Management at Peapod, LLC.  Peapod is the largest online grocery delivery store in the United States.  Prior to joining Peapod, Ms. de Merode was Director, Product Management at GrubHub.

President, Americas

Martin Partners Recruits President, Americas to bibliotheca +3M

Norcross, GA – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Micheal Levine to the position of President, Americas at bibliotheca +3M.  bibliotheca +3M is a global library services solution provider backed by the private equity firm One Equity Partners (OEP).  Prior to joining bibliotheca, Mr. Levine was President and CEO at Asset Point, LLC.

EVP, Sales and Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing to Profile Products

Buffalo Grove, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Robert Trauger to the position of Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Profile Products.  Profile Products develops and manufactures environmental products and solutions.  Profile Products is backed by the private equity firm Platte River Equity.  Prior to joining Profile Products, Mr. Trauger was Vice President at CETCO.

Vice President, Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Marketing to OPKO Health, Inc.

Miami, FL – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Scott Moomaw to the position of Vice President, Marketing at OPKO Health, Inc.  OPKO Health is a medical test and medication company focused on diagnostics and pharmaceuticals.  Prior to joining OPKO Health, Mr. Moomaw was Associate Vice President of Marketing at United Therapeutics.

Director, Health Policy HEOR

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Health Policy HEOR to Amgen.

Thousand Oaks, CA – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Jeffrey Lemay to the position of Director, Health Policy HEOR at Amgen.  Amgen is the world’s largest biotechnology company.  Prior to joining Amgen, Mr. Lemay was Director, Government Channel Strategy, Policy, and Market Access at Allergan, Inc.

Vice President, Tax

Martin Partners Recruits Head of Tax to Sabre.

Southlake, TXMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Kim Martin-Barnarr to the position of Vice President, Tax at Sabre.  Sabre is a leader in travel and hospitality technology solutions, backed by the private equity firms Texas Pacific Group and Silver Lake Partners. Prior to joining Sabre, Ms. Martin-Barnarr was Vice President, Tax at Recall Corporation.

Vice President, Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Marketing to Protect-A-Bed.

Wheeling, IL – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Kara Lineal to the position of Vice President, Marketing at Protect-A-Bed.  Protect-A-Bed is a worldwide leader in mattress protection innovation and manufacturing.  Prior to joining Protect-A-Bed, Ms. Lineal was Sr. Director of Marketing at Chaney Instrument Co.

Senior Director, Market Access

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Director, Market Access to OPKO Health, Inc.

Miami, FL – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Lesly Charanza to the position of Senior Director, Market Access at OPKO Health, Inc.  OPKO Health is a medical test and medication company focused on diagnostics and pharmaceuticals.  Prior to joining OPKO Health, Ms. Charanza was Head of Market Access at Infinity.

Marketing Director, Promotions

Martin Partners Recruits Marketing Director, Promotions to Amgen.

Thousand Oaks, CA – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Patrick Hylton to the position of Marketing Director, Promotions at Amgen.  Amgen is the world’s largest biotechnology company.  Prior to joining Amgen, Mr. Hylton was Associate Director, Marketing at Bristol Meyer Squib (BMS).

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to Tyden Group

Atlanta, GA – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Robert Logemann to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Tyden Group.  Tyden Group is an innovative and customized cargo security solutions and product identification technology.  Tyden Group is backed by the private equity firm Crimson Investment.  Prior to joining Crimson, Mr. Logemann was Chief Operating Officer at Lenox Corporation.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to Connecticut Electric

Anderson, IN – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of of Mr. Jeffrey G. Jensen to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Connecticut Electric. Connecticut Electric is a designer, manufacturer, and distributor of specialty electrical components sold through distributors, hardware stores, and home improvement retailers. Connecticut Electric is backed by the private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners. Prior to joining Connecticut Electric, Mr. Jensen was President, Residential Americas at Ingersoll Rand/Allegion/FHA.

Vice President, Internal Audit

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Internal Audit to Sabre

Southlake, TXMartin Partners announces the recruitment of of Ms. Lara Chalmers to the position of Vice President, Internal Audit at Sabre. Sabre is a leader in travel and hospitality technology solutions. Sabre is backed by the private equity firms Texas Pacific Group and Silver Lake Partners. Prior to joining Sabre, Ms. Chalmers was Chief Audit Executive at Cameron International Corp.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to Balfour

Austin, TX – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Robert Myers to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Balfour.  Balfour manufactures consumer graduation products and is backed by the private equity firm Fenway Partners.  Prior to joining Balfour, Mr. Myers was President & CEO at Sheplers.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to D&W Fine Pack

Elk Grove Village, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Kevin Andrews to the position of Chief Executive Officer at D&W Fine Pack.  D&W Fine Pack manufactures food service packaging products and is backed by the private equity firm Mid Oaks Investments.  Prior to joining D&W Fine Pack, Mr. Andrews was President at Citadel Plastics.

VP, International Sales

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, International Sales to Profile Products

Buffalo Grove, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Jay Molnar to the position of Vice President, International Sales at Profile Products.  Profile Products develops and manufactures environmental products and solutions.  Profile Products is backed by the private equity firm Platte River Equity.  Prior to joining Profile Products, Mr. Molnar was General Manager of Sales, Europe at Advanced Drainage Systems.

Director, Strategic Accounts

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Strategic Accounts to Wheels, Inc.

Des Plaines, IL Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Suresh Rajapakse to the position of Director, Strategic Accounts at Wheels, Inc.  Wheels is a leading large-scale commercial fleet leasing and management company.  Prior to joining Wheels, Mr. Rajapakse was Vice President, Sales at Element Fleet Management.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to Milton Industries

Chicago, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Daniel Lawrence to the position of Chief Financial Officer at Milton Industries.  Milton manufactures and distributes precision accessories for automotive after-market and industrial markets.  Milton is backed by the private equity firm Crimson Investment Partners. Prior to joining Milton, Mr. Lawrence was Vice President, Finance – America’s at AGI-Shorewood Group.

Vice President, Sales

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Sales to Amgen

Thousand Oaks, CAMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Christine Fox to the position of Vice President, Sales at Amgen.  Amgen is the world’s largest biotechnology company. Prior to joining Amgen, Ms. Fox was Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations at SagePath Medical.

Director, Patient Engagement

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Patient Engagement to Cedars-Sinai Health Systems

Los Angeles, CAMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Jennifer Ortiz to the position of Director, Patient Engagement at Cedars-Sinai Health Systems.  Cedars-Sinai is the largest nonprofit hospital in the western United States.  Prior to joining Cedars-Sinai, Ms. Ortiz was a Senior Consultant at Kaiser Permanente – WLA Medical Center.

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Chief Financial Officer to Profile Products

Buffalo Grove, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Calvin Stuart to the position of Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at Profile Products.  Profile Products develops and manufactures environmental products and solutions.  Profile Products is backed by the private equity firm Platte River Equity. Prior to joining Profile Products, Mr. Stuart was President & CEO of Aquion, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to Milton Industries

Chicago, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Gregory Carlson to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Milton Industries.  Milton manufactures and distributes precision accessories for automotive after-market and industrial markets.  Milton is backed by the private equity firm Crimson Investment Partners. Prior to joining Milton, Mr. Carlson was President & CEO of Blue Wave Products, Inc.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to Amēda

Buffalo Grove, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Chris Guglielmi to the position of Chief Financial Officer at Amēda.  Amēda is a medical equipment consumer products company.  Amēda is backed by the private equity firm Crimson Investment Partners.  Prior to joining Amēda, Mr. Guglielmi was the Chief Financial Officer at Vesta Funding Inc.

Portfolio Analyst

Martin Partners Recruits Portfolio Analyst to Thoma Bravo

Chicago, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Don Siegel to the position of Portfolio Analyst at Thoma Bravo.  Thoma Bravo is a Chicago based private equity firm. Prior to joining Thoma Bravo, Mr. Siegel was an Investment Banking Analyst at City Capital Advisors.

Vice President, Corporate Development and M&A

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Corporate Development and M&A to Sabre

Southlake, TXMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Christopher Boyle to the position of Vice President, Corporate Development and M&A at Sabre.  Sabre is a leader in travel and hospitality technology.  Sabre is backed by the private equity firms TPG and Silver Lake Partners. Prior to joining Sabre, Mr. Boyle was head of Strategy and Development at Tunecore.

Director, Consumer Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Consumer Marketing to ACADIA Pharmaceuticals

San Diego, CAMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Rebecca Chow to the position of Director, Consumer Marketing at ACADIA Pharmaceuticals.  ACADIA is a biopharmaceutical company focusing on small molecule drugs in neurological and related central nervous system disorders. Prior to joining Acadia, Ms. Chow was Senior Manager, Patient Marketing for Amgen’s Oncology Business Unit.

Two Directors of Grocery (Eastern & Central)

Martin Partners Recruits Two Directors of Sales (Eastern and Central Regions) to Wells Enterprises, Inc.

Le Mars, IAMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Eric Allen to the position of Director of Sales (Eastern) and Ms. Cassandra Ludwig as the Director of Sales (Central) at Wells Enterprises, Inc. Wells is the largest family-owned ice cream manufacturer, specializing in Blue Bunny ice cream.  Prior to joining Wells, Mr. Allen was a Regional Sales leader for Kraft Foods (North East) and Ms. Ludwig was Director of Sales (Central) for Nestle Nutrition.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to AmeriMark Holdings

Cleveland, OHMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Mark Ethier to the position of Chief Executive Officer at AmeriMark Holdings.  AmeriMark is a catalog and online consumer products and services company, backed by the private equity firm Prudential Capital in Chicago.  Prior to joining AmeriMark, Mr. Ethier was Chief Executive Officer at Cornerstone Brands.

Vice President of Operations

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President of Operations to Stone Panels, Inc.

Coppell, TXMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Spencer Malcolm to the position of Vice President of Operations at Stone Panels, Inc.  Stone Panels manufactures composite panels and is backed by the private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners in St. Louis.  Prior to joining Stone Panels, Mr. Malcolm was Vice President at Metal Sales Manufacturing Corp.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to Climax Portable Machining

Newberg, ORMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Thomas Cunningham to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Climax Portable Machining.  Climax is a global engineered products manufacturing company backed by the private equity firm Industrial Growth Partners.  Prior to joining Climax, Mr. Cunningham was Group Managing Director at The Manlif Group.

Associate Director, New Product Commercialization

Martin Partners Recruits Associate Director, New Product Commercialization at Biogen Idec

Weston, MAMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Graig Suvannavejh to the position of Associate Director, New Product Commercialization at Biogen Idec.  Biogen Idec is the oldest independent biotech firm in the world.  Prior to joining Biogen, Mr. Suvannavejh was Senior Analyst at MLV & Co.

Vice President, Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Marketing to Plano Molding Company

Plano, IL Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Stephen Schwallie to the position of Vice President, Marketing at Plano Molding Company.  Plano is the world’s leading manufacturer of tackle boxes, with over 75% market-share in the U.S.  Plano is backed by Ontario Teachers Private Equity.  Prior to joining Plano, Mr. Schwallie was National Corporate Account Manager with SC Johnson and Sons.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to AuraSense Therapeutics

Skokie, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. David Snyder to the position of Chief Financial Officer at AuraSense Therapeutics.  AuraSense is a biotech firm specializing in the therapeutic treatment of cancer and skin disorders.  AuraSense is backed by Bill Gates as well as AbbVie Biotech Ventures.  Prior to joining AuraSense, Mr. Snyder was Executive Vice President & CFO at Cellular Dynamics.

Executive Director, Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Executive Director, Marketing to Amgen

Thousand Oaks, CAMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Hilliard Paige, Jr. to the position of Executive Director, Marketing at Amgen.  Amgen is the world’s largest biotechnology company. Prior to joining Amgen, Mr. Paige was Executive Director, Hypertension & Metabolism Franchise at Daiichi-Sankyo, Inc.

Director, Commercial Operations

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Commercial Operations to Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

New York, NYMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Matt Nestor to the position of Director, Commercial Operations at Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.  Keryx is a biopharmaceutical company specializing in pharmaceutical products for the treatment of renal disease.  Prior to joining Keryx, Mr. Nestor was Director, Marketing Effectiveness and Co-Creation at Millennium, The Takeda Oncology Co.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to Allied100

Woodruff, WIMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. James Lawrence to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Allied100.  Allied100 is B2C/B2B eCommerce company that created the first online site for lifesaving products and training. Allied100 is backed by the private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners.  Prior to joining Allied100, Mr. Lawrence was President & CEO at Bellacor.com, Inc.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to WP Global Partners

Chicago, ILMartin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Traci Breen to the position of Chief Financial Officer at WP Global Partners.  WP Global is a leading fund of funds headquartered in Chicago with offices in NYC and LA.  Prior to joining WP Global, Ms. Breen was Chief Financial Officer for Promus Holdings LLC.

Senior Director, Commercial Information Management

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Director, Commercial Information Management at Biogen Idec

Weston, MAMartin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Dominique Hurley to the position of Senior Director, Commercial Information Management at Biogen Idec.  Biogen Idec is the oldest independent biotech firm in the world.  Prior to joining Biogen, Ms. Hurley was Senior Director, Commercial Systems at Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

Director, National Accounts

Martin Partners Recruits Director, National Accounts to Wheels, Inc.

Des Plaines, IL Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Glenn O’Brien to the position of Director, National Accounts at Wheels, Inc.  Wheels is a leading large-scale commercial fleet leasing and management company.  Prior to joining Wheels, Mr. O’Brien was Vice President, Supply Chain Services at Hutton Communications Inc.

Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing to Plano Molding Company

Plano, IL Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Benjamin Harvey to the position of Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing at Plano Molding Company.  Plano is the world’s leading manufacturer of tackle boxes, with over 75% market-share in the U.S.  Plano is backed by the Ontario Teachers Private Equity arm.  Prior to joining Plano, Mr. Harvey was Vice President, Asia-Pacific at Parfums de Coeur/llex Consumer Products Group.

Chief Executive Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Executive Officer to Shindigz

South Whitley, IN – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Matthew Wojewuczki to the position of Chief Executive Officer at Shindigz.  Shindigz is a leading online consumer etailer specializing in party supplies. Prior to joining Shindigz, Mr. Wojewuczki was Executive Vice President, Global Operations for Vera Bradley.

Board Member

Martin Partners Recruits Board Member to Equipment Transport

Carlisle, PA – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Diane Prier to the Board of Directors at Equipment Transport.  Equipment Transport is a leading provider of oil and gas well-site services.  Equipment Transport is backed by the private equity firm CIVC Partners.  Ms. Prier is Vice President – Appalachian Basic for Hunt Oil, Inc.

Partner

Martin Partners Recruits Partner to bioStrategies Group

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Phillip E. Benson to the position of Partner at bioStrategies Group.  bioStrategies is a healthcare consulting firm focused on commercial strategies for new and existing healthcare products and technologies. Prior to joining bioStrategies, Mr. Benson was Product Director, New Product Development for Genentech.

Vice President & General Manager – Integrated Shopper Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President & General Manager – Integrated Shopper Marketing to Vestcom

Little Rock, AR – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Vito Salerno to the position of Vice President & General Manager – Integrated Shopper Marketing at Vestcom.  Vestcom is an original market share leader of the instore, shelf edge communication industry. Vestcom is backed by the private equity firm Court Square.  Prior to joining Vestcom, Mr. Salerno was Director of Retail Sales for Coupons Inc.

Vice President, International Sales & Business Development

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, International Sales & Business Development to Plano Molding Company

Plano, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Simon Boaler to the position of Vice President, International Sales & Business Development at Plano Molding Company.  Plano is the world’s leading manufacturer of tackle boxes, with over 75% market-share in the U.S.  Plano is backed by the Ontario Teachers Private Equity arm.  Prior to joining Plano, Mr. Boaler was Head of BOAC, a distribution consulting firm.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer at Cambridge International

Cambridge, MDMartin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. John Belza to the position of Chief Financial Officer at Cambridge International.  Cambridge International isa manufacturing company specializing in food processing conveyor belt solutions.  Prior to joining Cambridge, Mr. Belza was CFO at Carat Security Group.  Cambridge International is backed by the private equity firm Industrial Growth Partners.

Senior Manager, Commercial Effectiveness

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Manager, Commercial Effectiveness at Biogen Idec

Weston, MAMartin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Tim Buck to the position of Senior Manager, Commercial Effectiveness at Biogen Idec.  Biogen Idec is the oldest independent biotech firm in the world.  Prior to joining Biogen, Mr. Buck was Senior Analyst at Scientia Advisors.

International Sales Director

Martin Partners Recruits International Sales Director at Cambridge International

Cambridge, MDMartin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Agustin Loya to the position of International Sales Director at Cambridge International.  Cambridge International is a manufacturing company specializing in food processing conveyor belt solutions.  Prior to joining Cambridge, Mr. Loya was the Latin America Sales Manager at Dorner Manufacturing Corp. Cambridge International is backed by the private equity firm Industrial Growth Partners.

Vice President, Sales Services

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Sales Services at SmithBucklin Corporation

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Thomas Myers to the position of Vice President, Sales Services at SmithBucklin Corporation.  SmithBucklin is a professional services firm serving the not-for-profit association market. Prior to joining SmithBucklin, Mr. Myers was Managing Partner at CI Group.

Director, Global Marketing, Avonex

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Global Marketing, Avonex at Biogen Idec

Weston, MAMartin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Robin Jolliffe to the position of Director, Global Marketing, Avonex at Biogen Idec.  Biogen Idec is the oldest independent biotech firm in the world.  Prior to joining Biogen, Ms. Jolliffe was Executive Director, Marketing at Amag Pharmaceuticals.

International Sales Director

Martin Partners Recruits International Sales Director at Cambridge International

Cambridge, MD Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Marcel Kloesmeijer to the position of International Sales Director at Cambridge International.  Cambridge International is a manufacturing company specializing in food processing conveyor belt solutions.  Prior to joining Cambridge, Mr. Kloesmeijer was Commercial Director at BMA Nederland BV, Woerden, the Netherlands. Cambridge International is backed by the private equity firm Industrial Growth Partners.

Director, Forecasting

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Forecasting at Biogen Idec

Weston, MA Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Paul Nee to the position of Director, Forecasting at Biogen Idec.  Biogen Idec is the oldest independent biotech firm in the world.  Prior to joining Biogen, Mr. Nee was Senior Director, Forecasting, Pricing, and Commercial Analytics at Humane Genome Sciences.

Senior Vice President, Sales

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Vice President, Sales at Cal Pacific Specialty Foods

Moss Landing, CA –  Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Michael Jewett to the position of Senior Vice President of Sales at Cal Pacific Specialty Foods, LLC.  Cal Pacific Specialty Foods is the largest industrial processor of strawberries in North America.  Prior to joining Cal Pac, Mr. Jewett was Director of Sales at Harvest Food Group Inc. Cal Pac is backed by the private equity firm Lake Pacific Partners.

Senior Product Manager

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Product Manager at Biogen Idec

Weston, MA Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. George Pylyp to the position of Senior Product Manager at Biogen Idec.  Biogen Idec is the oldest independent biotech firm in the world.  Prior to joining Biogen, Mr. Pylyp was Senior Manager, Strategy & Operations at Arion Devices LLC.

Senior Director

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Director to Genentech Inc.

So. San Francisco, CA – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Megha Verma to the position of Senior Director at Genentech Inc., a worldwide leading biotechnology pharmaceutical company.  Prior to joining Genentech, Ms. Verma was Director, Global Market Access at Pfizer.  

President

Martin Partners Recruits President to Detroit Tool & Engineering

Lebanon, MO  – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Thomas Waters to the position of President at Detroit Tool & Engineering, an OEM of custom automated B-2-B machinery. Prior to joining Detroit Tool & Engineering, Mr. Waters was a Vice President at Murakami Corporation. Detroit Tool & Engineering is backed by the private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners.

Reimbursement Director, Global Pricing & Payor Planning

Martin Partners Recruits Reimbursement Director, Global Pricing & Payor Planning to Amgen

Thousand Oaks, CA – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Michelle Claase to the position of Reimbursement Director, Global Pricing & Payor Planning at Amgen. Amgen is the world’s largest biotechnology company.  Prior to joining Amgen, Ms. Claase was Sr. Manager, Oncology at Bristol Myers Squibb.

Director of National Accounts, Target

Martin Partners Recruits Director of National Accounts, Target to Ferrara Candy Company

Round Lake, MN –  Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Jill Gierach to the position of Director of National Accounts, Target at Ferrara Candy Company, a billion dollar consumer products company recently formed by the merger of Farley’s & Sathers Candy Company and Ferrara Pan Candy Company.  Prior to joining Ferrara, Ms. Gierach was the Sales Director/Team Lead, Target at Activision Blizzard. Ferrara Candy Company is backed by Catterton Partners.

Director, Medical Science Liaison

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Medical Science Liaison to Knopp Biosciences LLC

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Sam Allen to the position of Director, Medical Science Liaison at Knopp Biosciences LLC, a growing drug discovery and development company.  Prior to joining Knopp Biosciences, Mr. Allen was the Director, Medical Affairs at NeurogesX.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to KemperSports

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Brian Milligan to the position of Chief Financial Officer at KemperSports, a golf resort management company.  Prior to joining KemperSports, Mr. Milligan was CFO at Business Only Broadband, LLC.

Senior Director, Customer Communications

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Director, Customer Communications to Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

Cambridge, MA – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Sharon DeBacco to the position of Senior Director, Customer Communications at Ironwood Pharmaceuticals. Ironwood is a leading pharmaceutical company. Prior to joining Ironwood, Ms. DeBacco was Senior Director, Digital Marketing at Astra Zeneca.

Global Business Development Director

Martin Partners Recruits Global Business Development Director to Controls Southeast Inc. (SCI Heat).

Pineville, NC –  Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. J.P. Addison-Smith to the position of Global Business Development Director at Controls Southeast Inc. (CSI Heat). CSI Heat is a a global leader in thermal steam maintenance systems for critical process applications. Prior to joining CSI Heat, Mr. Addison-Smith was Global Business Development Manager at Oilfield Technologies. CSI Heat is backed by the private equity firm Industrial Growth Partners.

Senior Director, Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Director, Marketing at Goose Island Beer Company

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Mark Hegedus to the position of Senior Director, Marketing at Goose Island Beer Company, a specialty consumer craft beer company. Prior to joining Goose Island Beer Company, Mr. Hegedus was Director, Marketing & Sales at Deschutes Brewery, Inc.

Sales Manager

Martin Partners Recruits Sales Manager at Medivation

San Francisco, CA – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Daniel Thompson to the position of Sales Manager at  Medivation. Medivation is a fast-growing biopharmaceutical company. Prior to joining Medivation, Mr. Thompson was Senior Director of Sales and Sales Operations at Metagenics.

Vice President, Sales

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, Sales at Optimum Nutrition

Aurora, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Jonathan Thompson to the position of Vice President, Sales at Optimum Nutrition. Optimum Nutrition is a sports and nutrition solutions provider. Prior to joining Optimum Nutrition, Mr. Thompson was the Portfolio Planning Manager at The Dannon Company.

Director, Reimbursement

Martin Partners Recruits  Director, Reimbursement to Amgen

Thousand Oaks, CA –  Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Lars Mueller to the position of Director, Reimbursement atAmgen. Amgen is the world’s largest biotechnology company.  Prior to joining Amgen, Mr. Mueller was an Independent Consultant.

Vice President, New Business Development

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, New Business Development to KemperSports

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Andrew R. Crosson to the position of Vice President, New Business Development at KemperSports, a golf resort management company.  Prior to joining KemperSports, Mr. Crosson was Executive Vice President, Partner at Heritage Golf Group.

Director of Sales

Martin Partners Recruits Director of Sales to Medivation

San Francisco, CA –  Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Christopher Shanahan to the position of Director of Sales at  Medivation. Medivation is a biopharmaceutical company. Prior to joining Medivation, Mr. Shanahan was Senior Oncology Regional Business Director at Janssen Biotech.

Controller

Martin Partners Recruits Controller to NorthShore University HealthSystems

Evanston, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Jeff Biesczat to the position of Controller to NorthShore University HealthSystems. NorthShore is a premier not-for-profit healthcare system. Prior to joining NorthShore, Mr. Biesczat was a Finance Director at Wrigley.

Vice President, National Accounts & Trade Marketing

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President, National Accounts & Trade Marketing to Optimum Nutrition

Aurora, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Robert Gollias to the position of Vice President, National Accounts & Trade Marketing to Optimum Nutrition. Optimum Nutrition is a sports and nutrition solutions provider. Prior to joining Optimum Nutrition, Mr. Gollias was National Customer Marketing Manager at Wrigley.

Director, HEOR

Martin Partners Recruits Director, HEOR to PriceSpective

Blue Bell, PA – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Phil Cyr to the position of Director, HEOR to PriceSpective, a management consulting firm specializing in the biopharmaceutical arena.  Prior to joining PriceSpective, Mr. Cyr was Associate Director at Navigant Consulting.

Director, Sales Operations

Martin Partners Recruits Director, Sales Operations to Medivation

San Francisco, CA – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Mr. Lorre Pietenpol to the position of Director, Sales Operations to Medivation. Medivation is a biopharmaceutical company. Prior to joining Medivation, Mr. Pietenpol was Director, Sales Operations at GTX, Inc.

Vice President, Marketing & Corporate Communications

Martin Partners Recruits Senior Vice President, Marketing & Corporate Communications to NorthShore University HealthSystems

Evanston, IL – Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Carol Franczek to the position of Senior Vice President, Marketing & Corporate Communications to NorthShore University HealthSystems.NorthShore is a premier not-for-profit healthcare system. Prior to joining NorthShore, Ms. Franczek was Vice President, Marketing Effectiveness Practice Leader at Absolutdata.

Chief Financial Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Financial Officer to Controls Southeast Inc. (SCI Heat).

Pineville, NC –  Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Mr. Scott Sannes to the position of Chief Financial Officer to Controls Southeast Inc. (CSI Heat). CSI Heat is a a global leader in thermal steam maintenance systems for critical process applications. Prior to joining CSI Heat, Mr. Sannes was Chief Financial Officer at Polyester Fibers, Inc. CSI Heat is backed by the private equity firm Industrial Growth Partners.

Chief Strategy Officer

Martin Partners Recruits Chief Strategy Officer to Cambridge BioMarketing

Boston, MA Martin Partners, L.L.C. announces the recruitment of Ms. Maureen Franco to the position of Chief Strategy Officer to Cambridge BioMarketing. Cambridge BioMarketing is a Boston healthcare marketing agency serving pharmaceutical and biotech industries.  Prior to joining Cambridge BioMarketing, Ms. Franco was Vice President, Global Brands at Genzyme Corporation.

Associate Director, Market Research

Martin Partners Recruits Associate Director, Market Research to Medivation

San Francisco, CA – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Laura Cantrell to the position of Associate Director, Market Research to Medivation. Medivation is a biopharmaceutical company. Prior to joining Medivation, Ms. Cantrell was Senior Group Manager, Global Strategic Analytics at COC, Inc.

Executive Director

Martin Partners Recruits Executive Director to SmithBucklin Corporation

Chicago, IL – Martin Partners announces the recruitment of Ms. Denise Roosendaal to the position of Executive Director at SmithBucklin Corporation. SmithBucklin is a professional services firm serving the not-for-profit association market. Prior to joining SmithBucklin, Ms. Roosendaal was Chief Executive Officer at REALATOR® Association.